Jesse James might be the most legendary outlaw who ever lived. He robbed banks, trains and stagecoaches from Missouri to West Virginia and Alabama to Minnesota. He achieved unparalleled fame and it ultimately led to his downfall. This is a five-part series beginning November 11, 2018 on the life and career of Jesse James.
Jesse James theme song by The Mighty Orq
Music from Robb Vallier and Pond5.com
Sound FX from Pond5.com and Free SFX
Select promo video footage from Storyblocks.com
“Frank and Jesse James: The Story Behind The Legends," Ted P. Yeatman. Cumberland House Publishing, 2000.
“Jesse James: Last Rebel of the Civil War," T.J. Stiles. Random House Publishing, 2002.
"Shot All To Hell: Jesse James, The Northfield Raid, and the Wild West's Greatest Escape," Mark Lee Gardner. Harper Collins Publishers, 2013.
Jesse James Historical Site https://www.mycountyparks.com/county/Adair/Park/Jesse-James-Historical-Site.aspx
About Kearney Missouri http://www.ci.kearney.mo.us/About-Kearney-Missouri
General Benjamin Butler's General Order No. 28 www.ironbrigadier.com
History | First National Bank of Northfield www.firstnationalnorthfield.com
Ames Family Papers, 1812-2012: Biographical and Historical Note http://asteria.fivecolleges.edu/findaids/sophiasmith/mnsss358_main.html
Kansas City Times archives, April 1882